Ears ringing? You need love—in your nose

Study indicates people with tinnitus found some relief by spraying the love hormone oxytocin up their nostrils.

October 1, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘The best year of our lives’

On the agenda as Benny Boes battles a brain tumor: Whale sharks, northern lights and family time.

September 30, 2016 1

Mercury in your makeup? Toss it

Cosmetics labeled "anti-aging" or "skin lightening" may contain mercury, according to the FDA.

September 30, 2016 0

Stage 1, Phase 3: The great transition

This part of labor is sometimes a doozy—but you can get through it with some preparation.

September 29, 2016 0

Best flu defense? Annual shot, of course

While other precautions can improve your odds of a flu-free season, immunization remains the best defense.

September 29, 2016 0

Celiac possibly linked to birth season, region

Study finds lower risk of the digestive disorder in babies born in winter or cooler climates.

September 28, 2016 0

Arm flab? Lose it once and for all

Add these 5 exercises to your (at-home or gym) workout to finally conquer this trouble spot.

September 27, 2016 0

DNA-based Zika vaccine shows promise in monkeys

Human safety trials are already under way.

September 27, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I feel called to give back’

Touched by mission work in Haiti, physician assistant Kristin Dykstra plans to return for another week―with a team of volunteers.

September 26, 2016 3

One-time treatment: An earful of antibody?

An experimental gel completely cured animal ear infections—but it’s still unknown if it’ll work for kids.

September 26, 2016 0

Tennis elbow: It’s preventable

Tennis elbow and golfer's elbow are common conditions this time of year, but proper conditioning and technique can stave off both.

September 25, 2016 0

Study: Tighten blood pressure standards

Adults at greater risk of heart disease would benefit from lower systolic readings.

September 25, 2016 0